Greylock offers free member webinar “Sending Your Child to College for Pennies on the Dollar”

PITTSFIELD, MA (November 2, 2015) — Greylock Federal Credit Union will hold a FREE informational webinar entitled, “Sending Your Child to College for Pennies on the Dollar,” on Thursday, November 12th from 7-7:30pm. Parents of high school students can learn about a brand new, hands-on college admissions and financial aid service that is now available exclusively for Greylock members to help ensure that your child goes to the right college for them and for “pennies on the dollar!”

The webinar will be led by a college admissions and financial aid expert from Greylock’s trusted partner, Collegiate Funding Solutions (CFS). Parents of college-bound high school seniors, juniors or sophomores will learn:

  • How to get big discounts from high-priced colleges
  • Why expensive private schools can cost the same as or less than state universities
  • How to avoid making the 10 biggest mistakes that most parents make, costing them tens of thousands of dollars in lost financial aid

CFS provides Greylock’s members with a college planning tool to help them save for college and learn financial strategies to cut costs.

Greylock Vice President of Marketing, Jim Wojtaszek said, “This webinar will educate parents and students on the strategies that can cut out-of-pocket college costs. This can help limit student or parental borrowing against retirement accounts or other assets.”

To register for the webinar, those interested should visit Attendees will be given instructions on how to view the webinar from the comfort of their own homes.

About Greylock Federal Credit Union

Greylock Federal Credit Union’s vision is to be the face of financial equity and inclusion in the communities we serve by offering personal and business accounts; mobile, online, and phone access to your finances; free financial education for the entire community; unique lending products to suit the specific needs of our Members; investment services through Greylock Investment Group; and insurance products through Greylock Insurance Agency.

Its more than 99,100 members wholly own Greylock and offers full-service branches in Pittsfield, Great Barrington, Lee, Adams, North Adams, Williamstown, Lanesborough, and Lenox, Massachusetts, and Greenport/Hudson, NY. Greylock has a Low-Income Designation (LID) from the NCUA and certification by the US Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund allowing the Credit Union to offer expanded services to low- and moderate-income families. More information is available at Insured by NCUA.


Greylock’s family of businesses include:

With six locations in Berkshire County and one in Westfield, MA, Greylock Insurance Agency handles commercial and personal lines, including auto, homeowner’s, life, disability, and long-term care insurance, all forms of bonding, and 24/7 claims service.

Greylock Investment Group offers access to a full array of services, including financial planning, retirement planning, investment management, mutual funds, annuities, and portfolio management.

Greylock Technology Group provides programming and IT consulting for financial institutions.


Rhonda Serre

Greylock Federal Credit Union

Corporate Communications Director


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